SUSTAINABILITY 4.0 for SMEs in Turkey

Objectives of the action Overall objective(s): to improve the national capacity of Turkish publıc in accordance with the pillars of Sustainability 4.0 -economic impact, social impact, environmental impact, governance- and Sustainability Impact Assessment practices of the EU by developing bilateral exchanges and dialogue among Turkish civil society actors and their European counterparts.  Specific objective(s):  (1) to increase the understanding on the importance of Sustainability 4.0 practices among Turkısh SMEs, (2) to enhance awareness, willingness and informational capacity of target groups and final beneficiaries on Sustainability 4.0 to the level at which they recognise the importance of Sustainability 4.0 practices as developed in the EU,
Target group(s): SME organisations, SME networks, SME support organisations (CSOs), Trade Organisations and public authorities
Final beneficiaries: SMEs, service providers and customers in Turkey and the EU
Estimated results: (1) Both, applicants and target groups will increase their knowhow about their Sustainability 4.0 impact. (2) Awareness, willingness and informational capacity of target groups and final beneficiaries on Sustainability 4.0 will be increased to the level at which they recognise the importance of Sustainability 4.0 practices. (3) Dialogue centers for SMEs from Turkey will be established to get access into the EU business community